SXC Health Solutions Announces Multi-Year Contract Renewal With MemberHealth



    - SXC to provide suite of PBM claims processing solutions to support
    Medicare Part D -

    LOMBARD, IL, March 2 /CNW/ - SXC Health Solutions, Inc. ("SXC" or the
"Company") (NASDAQ:   SXCI, TSX: SXC), a leading provider of pharmacy benefits
management ("PBM") services and healthcare IT solutions, announced today that
it has renewed a multi-year contract with MemberHealth, Inc. an innovative PBM
and major Medicare Part D provider based in Solon, Ohio.
    Under terms of the contract, SXC will continue to provide MemberHealth
with its suite of PBM services from its data center in Lisle, IL.
    "We are delighted to extend our relationship with MemberHealth. They are
a recognized market leader of Medicare Part D prescription drug benefits, with
a strong focus on service and responsiveness to their members and pharmacy
network. SXC is committed to work diligently with MemberHealth to support the
various requirements of this high profile CMS program," said Gordon Glenn,
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of SXC.
    "SXC's suite of PBM processing services has been a key factor in our
ability to handle the explosive growth we have seen in our Medicare product
offering," stated Charles Hallberg, founder and CEO of MemberHealth. "SXC has
been a strong and reliable technology partner for us."

    About MemberHealth, Inc. (www.mhrx.com)
    MemberHealth, Inc. (MHRx) is a leading national Medicare Part D sponsor,
offering Medicare prescription drug plans in 50 states, District of Columbia,
Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands. MHRx has more than 61,000 pharmacies
in its pharmacy network and covers 98 percent of the top 100 medications taken
by Medicare beneficiaries.
    MHRx established its reputation as a visionary provider of prescription
drug benefits for insured and self-insured groups and discount prescription
programs across the country, by focusing on strengthening the relationships
between patients, their pharmacists and physicians, which ensures that
patients can take medicines with confidence and save money.
    In 2006, MHRx was ranked No.10 on the Inc. 500 list of fastest-growing,
privately held companies in the country. MHRx received the Weatherhead 100
Centurion Award in 2006, honoring the fastest-growing Northeast Ohio companies
with net sales of more than $100 million in 2005. For more information please
visit www.mhrx.com or www.communitycarerx.com.

    About SXC Health Solutions
    SXC Health Solutions (SXC) is a leading provider of pharmacy benefits
management (PBM) services and healthcare IT solutions to the healthcare
benefits management industry. The Company's product offerings and solutions
combine a wide range of software applications, application service provider
(ASP) processing services and professional services, designed for many of the
largest organizations in the pharmaceutical supply chain, such as Federal,
provincial, and, state and local governments, pharmacy benefit managers,
managed care organizations, retail pharmacy chains and other healthcare
intermediaries. SXC is based in Lombard, Illinois with locations in;
Scottsdale, Arizona; Warminster, Pennsylvania; Milton, Ontario and Victoria,
British Columbia. For more information please visit www.sxc.com.

    Forward-Looking Statements
    Certain statements included herein, including those that express
management's expectations or estimates of our future performance, constitute
"forward-looking statements" within the meaning of applicable securities laws.
Forward-looking statements are necessarily based upon a number of estimates
and assumptions that, while considered reasonable by management at this time,
are inherently subject to significant business, economic and competitive
uncertainties and contingencies. We caution that such forward-looking
statements involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other risks that
may cause our actual financial results, performance, or achievements to be
materially different from our estimated future results, performance or
achievements expressed or implied by those forward-looking statements.
Numerous factors could cause actual results to differ materially from those in
the forward-looking statements, including without limitation, our ability to
achieve increased market acceptance for our product offerings and penetrate
new markets; consolidation in the healthcare industry; the existence of
undetected errors or similar problems in our software products; our ability to
identify and complete acquisitions, manage our growth and integrate
acquisitions; our ability to compete successfully; potential liability for the
use of incorrect or incomplete data; the length of the sales cycle for our
healthcare software solutions; interruption of our operations due to outside
sources; our dependence on key customers; maintaining our intellectual
property rights and litigation involving intellectual property rights; our
ability to obtain, use or successfully integrate third-party licensed
technology; compliance with existing laws, regulations and industry
initiatives and future change in laws or regulations in the healthcare
industry; breach of our security by third parties; our dependence on the
expertise of our key personnel; our access to sufficient capital to fund our
future requirements; and potential write-offs of goodwill or other intangible
assets. This list is not exhaustive of the factors that may affect any of our
forward-looking statements. Investors are cautioned not to put undue reliance
on forward-looking statements. All subsequent written and oral forward-looking
statements attributable to SXC or persons acting on our behalf are expressly
qualified in their entirety by this notice. We disclaim any intent or
obligation to update publicly these forward-looking statements, whether as a
result of new information, future events or otherwise. Risks and uncertainties
about our business are more fully discussed in our Annual Information Form.
    Certain of the assumptions made in preparing forward-looking information
and management's expectations include: maintenance of our existing customers
and contracts, our ability to market our products successfully to anticipated
customers, the impact of increasing competition, the growth of prescription
drug utilization rates at predicted levels, the retention of our key
personnel, our customers continuing to process transactions at historical
levels, that our systems will not be interrupted for any significant period of
time, that our products will perform free of major errors, our ability to
obtain financing on acceptable terms and that there will be no significant
changes in the regulation of our business.

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For further information:

For further information: Jeff Park, Chief Financial Officer, Systems
Xcellence Inc., Tel: (630) 559-3693, investors@sxc.com; Dave Mason, Investor
Relations, The Equicom Group Inc., (416) 815-0700 ext. 237,
dmason@equicomgroup.com; Susan Noonan, Investor Relations - U.S., The SAN
Group, LLC, (212) 966-3650, susan@sanoonan.com; Judith Sylk-Siegel, Media
Contact, Rx Communications Group, (917) 322-2164, jsylksiegel@rxir.com

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